5by20 program named Best Global Initiative for Women’s Economic Empowerment
14 Dec 2014 | Administrator | COMMENTS 0
The Coca-Cola Company’s 5by20 program was named Best Global Initiative for Women’s Economic Empowerment at the Women in Leadership Economic Forum in Dubai.
28 Nov 2014 | Administrator | COMMENTS 0
Record participation at India House Golf Tournament 2014
To commemorate the 60th birth anniversary of the fourth Druk Gyalpo, the embassy of India in Thimphu organized five-day gold tournament
18 Nov 2014 | Administrator | COMMENTS 0
LA-based Fredric Roberts donates work to Bhutanese UN mission
Award-winning photographer Fredric Roberts has donated one of his most recognized images to the Bhutanese Mission to the United Nations in New York, in honor of the King of Bhutan’s birthday.
05 Nov 2014 | Administrator | COMMENTS 0
Indian President to visit Bhutan this week
During the visit, the President will deliver an address in the Convention Centre, inaugurate the Jigme Wangchuck Power Training Institute,launch the Double Laning of the East-West Highway,launch the School Reform Program and inaugurate the Yelchen Central School, and sign four Memoranda of Understanding
26 Sep 2014 | Administrator | COMMENTS 0
Chinese cultural troupe to perform Shaolin Kungfu in Thimphu
esides providing the opportunity for the Bhutanese people to witness a magnificent display of China's rich cultural heritage, such events also promote people-to-people contact and friendly relations between the two countries.
26 Sep 2014 | COMMENTS 0
HRH accepts Certificate of Commitment to Action
Her Royal Highness attended the tenth Annual Meeting of the Clinton Global Initiative this week in New York City.
26 Sep 2014 | Administrator | COMMENTS 0
Reading for fun campaign kicks tomorrow
The Education Committee of Youth Initiative will host a ‘reading for fun campaign’ for 12 schools in Thimphu on September 27
22 Sep 2014 | Administrator | COMMENTS 0
Their Majesties arrive in Gelephu
His Majesty The King, accompanied by Her Majesty The Gyaltsuen, arrived in Gelephu yesterday after visiting Buli in Zhemgang Dzongkhag.
19 Sep 2014 | Administrator | COMMENTS 0
Sixth meeting of SAARC home ministers held in Nepal
The sixth meeting of South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) ministers of home or interior was held in Nepal on September 19.
16 Sep 2014 | COMMENTS 0
HM in Zhemgang, grants land kidu
His Majesty The King granted land Kidu to 6,718 households including those who were eligible for land substitution in Zhemgang.
16 Sep 2014 | Administrator | COMMENTS 0
Bhutan to start participating in UN Peacekeeping Missions
Bhutan will have to gradually build its national capacity to contribute and participate effectively in UN peacekeeping missions.
15 Sep 2014 | COMMENTS 0
Consul General meets CM, Governor of Assam
The Consul General expressed his commitment in further enhancing the consular relations with the State of Assam which is one of Bhutan’s immediate neighbours.
15 Sep 2014 | Administrator | COMMENTS 0
Prayer and butter lamp for J&K flood victims
The prayer ceremony was led by Lyonchhen Tshering Tobgay, Cabinet Ministers and senior officials of the Royal Government.
14 Sep 2014 | Administrator | COMMENTS 0
HM meets DeSuung
His Majesty The King granted an Audience to 121 volunteers who are attending the 13th DeSuung Integrated Training.
12 Sep 2014 | Administrator | COMMENTS 0
His Majesty grants Royal Pardon to 45 prisoners
His Majesty The King granted Royal Pardon to 45 prisoners convicted under the Tobacco Control Act, 2010 and the Tobacco Control (Amendment) Act, 2012
01 Sep 2014 | Administrator | COMMENTS 0
Bhutan Trust Fund supports over Nu 60 million worth government projects
The Bhutan Trust Fund for Environmental Conservation has awarded Nu. 63.59 million to the Royal Government of Bhutan in support of various projects
28 Aug 2014 | Administrator | COMMENTS 0
ADB Resident Representative presents credentials
The Asian Development Bank Resident Representative to Bhutan presented his credentials to the Minister for Foreign Affairs
27 Aug 2014 | COMMENTS 0
Kolkata Concul General calls on Governor
The Consul General of Bhutan in Kolkata called on Governor of West Bengal at the Raj Bhavan
22 Aug 2014 | Administrator | COMMENTS 0
His Majesty grants audience to graduates at NGOP
His Majesty advised the graduates to never give up, and to continue striving for excellence throughout their lives
20 Aug 2014 | Administrator | COMMENTS 0
Bhutan to launch 2014 HDR on Vulnerability and Resilience on 22 August
Time is now to provide universal social services, strongsocial protectionand decent jobs,says 2014 Human Development Report
19 Aug 2014 | Rabi C Dahal | COMMENTS 0
Melting Glaciers, Climate Extremes Threaten Bhutan’s Future–Report
Melting glaciers and other climate change-linked extremes pose a serious threat to Bhutan’s economy, and could cause annual losses of over 6% of gross domestic product (GDP) by the end of this century, says a new Asian Development Bank (ADB) climate and economics report for South Asia.
16 Aug 2014 | Administrator | COMMENTS 0
HM grants audience to Al-Diwan Al-Amiri of Kuwait
His Majesty The King granted an Audience to the Minister of Al-Diwan Al-Amiri of the State of Kuwait